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Higher Education and Research

Optimise your higher education institution’s value for all students by tapping into advanced analytics and insights.

Individual departments will no longer be autonomous and independent

SAP enables higher education institutions to integrate educational skills and real-time job experiences in collaboration with public and private businesses.

Research Analytics

Gain greater visibility into research funding and activities.


SAP Analytics Cloud

Research Planning and Execution

Organise and manage sponsored research proposals.


SAP Innovation Management

Grants Management

Support standardised grants management processes in  one integrated system for grantors and grantees.


SAP Customer Experience

University Institutional Performance

Gain direct insight from academic and financial data.



SAP Analytics Cloud

Student Lifecycle Management

Automate simple tasks for immediate access to student and learning data across the student lifecycle.


SAP Student Activity Hub

Student Engagement

Create personalised engagements at every touchpoint to transform the student experience.



SAP Marketing Cloud

Student and Learning Analytics

Analyse student progress to improve student success and completion.


SAP Analytics Cloud

SAP Data Warehouse Cloud

See how customers are succeeding with SAP

Lead and shape a digital educational environment with open knowledge sharing

Optimise experiences with intelligent technologies

Embrace AI and machine learning and emphasise hands-on experience to help students prepare for the jobs of the future and take advantage of new opportunities.

Deliver up-to-date exams securely at any time

Create and deliver assessments anytime, anywhere with the SAP Assessment Management application by Questionmark, which provides a complete, secure, and trusted platform for online assessments that is ideal for higher education.

SAP Services and Support

We're working together to continually drive the successful business outcomes and value that matter most to you.

Our services and support portfolio is designed as an end-to-end, holistic experience that can help you transform your organisation, transition to the cloud, and continuously improve your business. Working together to get you there, and drawing on decades of customer experience and guidance, is the fastest way to see the full value of your SAP investment. 

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increase in GDP attributed to the doubling of universities within a region.

Royal Economic Society


hours spent by students each day, using their mobile phones on campus.

The New Media Consortium



of students say study technology should be more personalised, like social media feeds.

McGraw Hill Education

Solve your specific higher education and research needs

Enable the digital campus with SAP and Apple

Find out how the partnership between SAP and Apple allows educational institutions to provide students with mobile access to information on everything from courses to IT requests.

Communities and Events

Join the SAP Community

Learn how SAP Community, the social network for SAP professionals, changes the way thousands of SAP users work every day.

Manage your higher education and research organisation enterprise-wide

Explore our comprehensive solutions for all business processes across all industries to find the solutions you need to build a connected business.

Human Resources

Simplify HR processes and engage your workforce to drive better business results, empower your workforce, and develop your talent.


Bring together financial processes with automated, real-time analytics, and translate them into forward-looking business insight across the entire organisation.

Procurement and Networks

Streamline procurement processes across your organisation, driving compliance and control while cutting costs and risks.


Take advantage of in-depth data analysis, predictions, and processing of complex events, and combine data from a variety of sources into one, integrated platform.

Database and Data Management

Leverage business applications that use the latest technology advancements – including the SAP HANA platform, cloud, mobile, and more.

Application Development and Integration

Deploy high-velocity, intelligent edge applications using business and technology services.

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